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Professor of Japanese history, University of California, Berkeley, 1946-1977 : oral history transcript / 2000.
BANC MSS 2000/90 c; Phonotape 3080 C:1-14
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Title:

Professor of Japanese history, University of California, Berkeley, 1946-1977 : oral history transcript / 2000
University of California history series: Department of History at Berkeley

Creator/Contributor:

Brown, Delmer Myers, 1909-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Lage, Ann, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Scheiner, Irwin.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Family and boyhood in Kansas and southern California; teaching in Japan, 1932-1938: observations of Japanese culture, religion, and militarism; graduate studies in history, Stanford and Harvard; World War II service as naval intelligence officer, Pearl Harbor, 1940-1945; professor, Department of History, University of California, Berkeley, 1946-1970s: departmental leadership, key faculty appointments, effects of the loyalty oath, student unrest in the 1960s, changes in curriculum, chairing the department, 1957-1961 and 1972-1975; East Asian studies at Berkeley: the East Asiatic Library and the Center for Japanese Studies; Academic Senate chairman, 1971-1972, and service on the budget committee; publications on Japanese history and culture, working with Japanese scholars; reflections on teaching, foreign language studies, Education Abroad Program, graduate students; family, religion, and retirement.

Date:

2000 (issued)

Subject:

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University of California (1868-1952). -- Dept. of History.
University of California, Berkeley. -- Department of History.
University of California, Berkeley. -- East Asia Studies.
University of California, Berkeley. -- Center for Japanese Studies.
College teachers -- California -- Berkeley -- Interviews
Historians -- California -- Berkeley -- Interviews
Japanese -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works
Shinto
Religions -- Relations
Christianity and other religions
Japan -- Social life and customs

Note:

Delmer M. Brown ; with an introduction by Irwin Scheiner ; interviews conducted by Ann Lage in 1995. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of: University history series, Department of History at Berkeley.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3080 C:1-14.
Also available online.
Duplicate transcript: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (x, 410 p.) : ill., port. ; 29 cm.
14 sound cassettes.
1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1183
BANC MSS 2000/90 c
Phonotape 3080 C:1-14

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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